September 9th, 2019 Newsletter


LABOR DAY

Hangin' out at the OK Bike Corral




THURSDAY

NightRideRzzzzz!



SATURDAY

The 3Crew in front of a Very Big Rock


The water stop on Latigo

(having a multi-tool helps)


A portion of the fence melted in the Woolsey Fire


Discovered a new source of water, drinks and WC - The Old Place.

Here, Gary, Dave & Richard take a rest.


Gravel Bob at Sycamore Canyon

The Fab4s at Rustic Creek



ELSEWHERE

Bob & Gail enjoy northern France



BCCCers at the Mammoth Gran Fondo



BestBuddies Weekend


Baldwin Hills


THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO SENDS IN PHOTOS!

Take a picture of a recent Club ride?  Accomplish something noteworthy on the bike?   

Email me by Sunday night for consideration in that week's Club newsletter.

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BOARD REPORT

GO RIDE!

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RIDE LEADERS' CORNER

We meet second Wednesday of each month. 

That's this week - 9/11.

Beach Cities Health District, in the basement, 630PM.

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CLUB SPONSORS!!

(weblinks at bottom of the page)

 

 

 

  

  

 

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TACO TUESDAYS

(sometimes with actual tacos)

You can now access route slips via the Club website. 

Tuesday rides start at 9AM at Cap'n Kidds.

9/10 - The Hollywood Sign

9/17 - Porto's!

9/24 - SteelCraft

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BOB'S AWARD WINNING BUN RIDE

 Fridays, 8:30AM

9/13-Sacks on the Beach, RB9

9/20 - Torrance Bakery, Old T

9/27 - Whole Food$ / Starbucks, Playa Vista


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SATURDAY RIDES

Access route sheets and the club calendar by going here.

Helmets are required on all Club Rides.

Front and rear lights are recommended.


L1-TOUR DE PV-THREE CLIMBS

53 miles, 5000 feet. Bring your weeny gear for Abbotwood!

Robert Pacifici leads.

L2-TRIPLE JAVA

A club standard. 43 miles, 3600 feet led by Dale Mooney.

L3-TRIPLE JAVA LITE

36 miles, 1800 feet. Same as the full Java, but without the Domes. Sue Richardson leads.

L4- TORRANCE BAKERY

No climbing. Head to Old Town Torrance and enjoy some coffee and pastry at club sponsor Torrance Bakery. 29 miles, flat, led by OM Travis.


When it is either actively raining or the ride route has wet roads, or otherwise unsafe riding conditions, it is club policy to cancel a club ride.  Club members may still choose to meet and ride in these conditions; however, the ride will not be considered an official club ride. 

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   LANTERNE ROUGE  






CLUB RIDE SCHEDULE


Click on the above link to the Club's ride calendar for complete description of rides and links to maps & route slips. Rides below subject to change - check our website!!!

Saturday:

8:00AM 

Parking Lot Adjacent to Captain Kidd's

All levels.

Occasional remote starts.


Sunday:

9:00AM 

Parking Lot Adjacent to Captain Kidd's

Rides 12-30+ miles

around Palos Verdes

All levels



Tuesday:
 

9:00AM

Parking Lot Adjacent to Captain Kidd's

Route varies, 40-70+ miles

L2 Pace (typically)

Wednesday (during Daylight Savings Time)

4:00PM 

Parking Lot Adjacent to Capatain Kidd's

Palos Verdes Hilly Ride

20-25 miles


Thursday:

9:00AM

Manhattan Beach Pier

North to Ballona Creek

turnaround at Centinela

OR head north for longer

rides 25-50+ miles

Ride usually ends at a

Hermosa Beach coffee shop

Pace dictated by riders


6PM Nightriderz led 
by

Ironman TimO'Crowley

Malaga Cove Plaza, Palos Verdes

(during Daylight Savings Time)

Cap'n Kidds (not during DST)


LIGHTS REQUIRED!


Friday:

Bob's Bun  Ride, 8:30AM

L4 Pace 20-40 miles


Don't ride alone!

Check out the Club's Facebook Page for other riding opportunities posted by club members,or post one yourself.



BCCC supports:

California Association of Bicycling Organizations

South Bay Bicycle Coalition

League of American Bicyclists

Cal Bicycle Coalition

Bicycle Angels




OFFICERS/DIRECTORS

Club President:

Jim Hannon

Vice President:

Gary Parsons

Secretary:

Susan Callaway

Treasurer:

Donna Martinez

Member-at-Large:

Peter Richardson

Ride Leader Directors:

Matthew Peck

Mario Obejas

Adult Bicycling Education Directors:

Sam Gengo Jack Bauer

Youth Education:

Jim Hannon

Steve Reichlin

Diversion  Project:

Jim Hannon

Jack Bauer

Social Director:

Lesley Siegel

Membership & Volunteer Director:

Debbie Hannon

Sponsorship Director:

Nancy Arsenault

Insurance Director

Gary Parsons

Newsletter Directors:

Matthew Peck

Jim Hannon

Bike Corral:

David Hui

Grants:

Debbie Hannon

Community Outreach:

Bonnie Nixon


Club Sponsors         











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